KY SB281 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Introduced on March 4 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-04-15 - recommitted to Licensing, Occupations, & Administrative Regulations (S)
Pending: Senate Licensing, Occupations & Administrative Regulations Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Amend KRS 241.010 to define "direct shipper" and amend the definitions of "retail sale" and "sale"; create a new section of KRS Chapter 243 to establish a direct shipper license and penalties for violations; amend KRS 243.030 to establish the license fee for a direct shipper license; amend KRS 243.120 to allow a Kentucky winery to ship to a consumer; amend KRS 243.130 to allow for the direct shipper license; amend KRS 243.155 to remove the in-person requirement for wine purchases and to conform with direct shipper license privileges; amend KRS 244.165 to specify the privileges for a Kentucky-licensed small farm winery or winery; add the direct shippers license privileges; amend KRS 243.034 and 243.0341 to conform; provide severability provisions.

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AN ACT relating to direct shipment of wine to consumers.



2020-04-15Senaterecommitted to Licensing, Occupations, & Administrative Regulations (S)
2020-03-11Senate2nd reading, to Rules
2020-03-10Senatereported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
2020-03-06Senateto Licensing, Occupations, & Administrative Regulations (S)
2020-03-04Senateintroduced in Senate


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